MN 1st Reg Hv Arty Co B. Residence: Highland, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 36. Enrolled 21 Sep 1864. Mustered 7 Oct 1864. Private. Discharged from the service with his company 17 Jun 1865. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Amherst, Fillmore County. Sources: (MINN p574) (MCIW p617) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) (“History of Fillmore County”, publ 1912, p152)